Subject: Re: c-ares 1.17.1 and Solaris 11.3

Re: c-ares 1.17.1 and Solaris 11.3

From: Jeffrey Walton <>
Date: Fri, 1 Jan 2021 22:30:37 -0500

On Fri, Jan 1, 2021 at 7:39 PM Brad House <> wrote:
> It is not unusual at all for live tests to fail on build systems or
> containers which may not be configured as typical production environments.

Hugh? Two of these machines are hanging off the internet.

> In your case, it sounds like /etc/hosts on both systems is not
> configured appropriately for resolving localhost. So it is a system
> config issue on the system running the tests.

I doubt it.

> We typically recommend
> end users exclude the live tests for this reason.

It's unfortunate Daniel turned this project over to someone less
capable than himself.

Received on 2021-01-02